Sarah Hawkins Genealogy Site - Martock Somerset

Sarah Hawkins Genealogy Site

Martock, Somerset

Below is a list of all the records that I have for the parish of Martock, Somerset:


Westcountry Genealogy - Martock

Duncan Weir's Transcriptions on Wayback Machine


1841 Census District 1 – Duncan Weir's Website on Wayback Machine

1841 Census District 2 – Duncan Weir's Website on Wayback Machine

1881 Census Martock people – Duncan Weir's Website on Wayback Machine

Kelly's Directory:

Martock 1875

Useful Websites:

Martock Online

Martock Local History Club

Newspaper Articles:

29 Nov 1854 Taunton Courier Taunton includes COGAN Staplegrove John ELLETT Ball Combe North Petherton PAINE and WARRE Hestercombe Stoke Sub Hamdon Mr GALE

04 Jul 1855 Taunton Courier Supplement Somerset Midsummer Sessions includes William OATEN Stealing Two Fowls Pitminster

12 Jan 1856 Langport Herald Deaths Mr James BARBER Clerk at Hurst Martock

10 Dec 1859 The Wells Journal Deaths JEFFERY Puckington FOURACRE Durston COATE and CHARD Langport

10 Dec 1859 Langport Herald Deaths Mr P JEFFERY Puckington Mr Thomas White FOURACRE Durston Mr Robert GENT Aller Rev John REYNOLDS of Martock

01 Apr 1865 The Somerset County Gazette and West of England Advertiser Bigamy George NICHOLSON Harriet CLARKE Mary NICHOLSON

11 Jan 1868 The Bolton Chronicle Earthquake in Somerset Stoke Sub Hamdon Martock Tintinhull East Lambrook Seavington South Petherton Muchelney Kingsbury

21 Feb 1868 The Western Gazette Diocese of Bath and Wells Rev W. H. BRAUND Formerly Incumbent of Ash Headmaster at Martock Curate of Bath Appointed to Worcester

08 Jan 1869 The Western Gazette and Flying Post Martock Marriage Mrs HILL of Muchelney and Simeon INDER of Martock inc Mrs S. INDER Mr J. GRINTER of Langport

14 Aug 1875 Chard and Ilminster News Martock Death by Lightning Ernest PIPE in the Employ of John DIGHT of the Manor Farm inc Son of Samuel LYE East Street Dr GARLAND

08 Nov 1876 Bridgwater Mercury Taunton Police Court inc Emma POOLE and Mary CRAWLEY King Street The Attempted Murder Thomas HANCOCK and Esther HANCOCK

23 Jul 1880 The Western Gazette To Be Let Hams Tintinhull Somerset Rented by Mr H. MALE

31 Dec 1880 Western Gazette Ilminster County Petty Sessions

10 Jun 1881 The Western Gazette Sales by Auction Martock inc Andrew WORNER at Long Load Mr Sealey DYER Joseph POOL Samuel LYE William LYE George MASTERS J. Trevor DAVIES

28 Oct 1881 Western Gazette Ilminster County Petty Sessions inc ADAMS BRISTER WINTER Westport CORNELIUS Shepton Beauchamp Kingsbury Episcopi VAUX Seavington MALE

26 Nov 1886 Western Gazette Ilminster Petty Sessions includes Wm OLD & Henry William WHITE of Puckington, Gilbert MALE & Henry MALE of Barrington, Henry GIBBS of Seavington St Michael

23 Mar 1889 Langport and Somerton Herald Birth at Bower Hinton Martock a son to Mr Wm EDMONDS


10 Jun 1891 Taunton Courier Langport County Court inc RICHARDS Martock COX KNIGHT DUCK Kingsbury PAUL Curry Mallet NEWBERY Taunton SPARKS Stoke Sub Hamdon

01 Aug 1894 Taunton Courier Kingsbury Episcopi Choir Outing and Drowned in the Parret Death of Mr Robert GUMMER

08 May 1895 Taunton Courier Martock Swine Fever Mr VAUX Mr Wm TUCKER Manor Farm The Martock Military Band Bandmaster Mr E. P. WHELLER

06 Nov 1895 Taunton Courier Ilminster inc Petty Sessions PAUL PRIDDLE Curry Mallet BEALEY Shepton Beauchamp MALE WILMINGTON Isle Abbots GENGE Fivehead

17 Sep 1898 Chard and Ilminster News Shepton Beauchamp Death of a Well-known Dealer Mr John ENGLAND of Hill Farm

08 Feb 1899 Taunton Courier Births Marriages and Deaths

22 Apr 1905 Chard and Ilminster News Shepton Beauchamp A Mystery Strange Disappearance of a Farmer Herbert ROWSWELL

30 Apr 1910 Chard and Ilminster News Ilminster Death Eli WEBB Golden Wedding Celebration at Dillington Farm Mr and Mrs George BRIDGE inc Edmonds VILE

21 Apr 1911 The Western Gazette Taunton The Late Archdeacon Ven William Henry ASKWITH Impressive Funeral

09 Feb 1912 The Western Chronicle Yeovil County Licensing Sessions Late Mr H. B. BATTEN Off Wine and Spirit License Mr Wm LYE Byron House East Street Martock Miss SMITH

03 Jan 1913 The Western Chronicle Kingsbury Episcopi includes Wedding Miss L. PARKER to Percy TRIBILCOCK Inquest Funeral Elizabeth TOWNSEND MALE various

21 Nov 1913 The Western Chronicle Kingsbury Episcopi Golden Wedding of Mr and Mrs Thomas MALE includes JEANES and LOCK

08 Jan 1915 The Western Chronicle Serious Charge Against a Martock Boy Edward GAYLARD Bower Hinton inc Mathilde RICHORD Edward James RICKORD KEEL CHUBB CHANT

26 Dec 1917 Taunton Courier Mentioned in Despatches

03 May 1918 The Western Chronicle Yeovil Rural Tribunal includes Gilbert G. MALE of Martock and Thomas W. POWELL of Shepton Beauchamp

12 Jun 1918 Taunton Courier Somerset Appeal Tribunal

11 Aug 1918 The Western Chronicle Barrington Church Anniversary includes W. FAULKNER and his Brother Grandsons of Mr MALE

23 Aug 1918 The Western Chronicle Yeovil Rural District Council includes James A. W. MALE South Petherton

17 Jan 1923 Taunton Courier Centenarian's Funeral at Muchelney Late Mrs Mary Ann PATTEN of Muchelney inc HILBORNE CHISLETT COX DAVID EDWARDS ORAM

07 Mar 1924 The Western Chronicle County Brewster Sessions inc Objections to the Renewal of Licenses at Martock Coate Ilchester Ash East Coker Odcombe

02 May 1924 Western Chronicle Stoke Sub Hamdon Death of Mrs Sarah MALE

16 Jan 1925 The Western Chronicle Martock Wedding Miss Lilian Rose WORNER to Mr Edward Percy MALE son of Herbert MALE of Kingsbury Episcopi

14 Nov 1925 Langport and Somerton Herald Kingsbury Episcopi The Hockey Club Foreign Missions Death of John Richards SAVIDGE Farmer and Cattle Dealer

19 Jun 1929 Taunton Courier Funeral of Canon V. S. Stuckey COLES of Shepton Beauchamp

23 Aug 1933 Taunton Courier A Well Known Agriculturist Death of Mr William Wheadon JACOBS of Hurcott Farm Seavington St Mary

05 Sep 1934 Taunton Courier Tribute to Minister Funeral of Rev Samuel JONES formerly Congregational Minister of Somerton and Langport

15 Aug 1936 Somerset County Herald Curry Rivel Late Mr George STACEY

02 Apr 1938 Somerset County Herald Fivehead Pitney Huish Episcopi Curry Rivel

03 Sep 1938 Somerset County Herald Kingsbury Episcopi The Late Mrs Beatrice Maud BEST includes MALE

25 Feb 1939 Somerset County Herald Curry Rivel Motor Cyclist Injured Victor Edward BURGE Council Houses Townsend

01 Sep 1939 The Western Gazette The Property Market Byron House Martock Galhampton and Castle Cary Horsey Farm Muchelney Hill View Farm Fivehead

15 Nov 1940 The Western Gazette Foot and Mouth Disease inc J. BUDGE Walter BISGROVE Watson MALE Newtown Kingsbury Episcopi F. J. WILLY Gothic House Curry Rivel

18 Jul 1942 Somerset County Herald Kingsbury Episcopi includes Late Mrs Jane LOCK and Sudden Death of Miss Rosina STUCKEY of Lower Burrow

13 Feb 1943 Somerset County Herald Long Sutton Late Mr. Austin SCRIVEN of Upton

19 Jan 1946 Somerset County Herald Supplied Too Much Coke Martock Gas Company Fined inc RUTTER BROWN SKINNER BRIMBLECOMBE PAULL CHANT HEBDITCH GILES PRENTICE RIVERS

25 Mar 1949 Shepton Mallet Journal Somerset County Intermediate Cup Final Bruton Town v Martock United inc MacCAUSLAND MOXAM TAYLOR LLOYD WEEKS FARRANT REED ASHFIELD

30 Dec 1950 Somerset County Herald Kingsbury Episcopi Women's Institute and Funeral of Mr Albert LOCK of Cox's Farm

31 Aug 1957 Somerset County Herald Shepton Beauchamp Late Mr Philip BEST of New Inn Cottage

Also see Newspaper Articles Somerset for articles that include multiple parishes and may include this parish eg the Petty Sessions, Police Courts, Births Marriage and Deaths etc.

COATE (there may be other articles about Coat or Coate. I haven't decided whether to leave them here, or make a separate webpage)

07 Mar 1924 The Western Chronicle County Brewster Sessions inc Objections to the Renewal of Licenses at Martock Coate Ilchester Ash East Coker Odcombe

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Last revised: 09 Feb 2022